July 31, 2019

Zambito awarded prestigious grant

Associate Professor of Geology Jay Zambito was awarded a $70,000 grant from The Petroleum Research Fund grant from the American Chemical Society. This is a highly competitive grant and Jay is the first Beloit College faculty member to receive it.

The grant will fund his three-year project titled “Using Biomarkers to Test the Impact of Forest Evolution on the Organic Matter Composition of Marine Black Shales”  slated to end August 2022.
  • Geology Professor Jay Zambito discusses types of rock to a student in geology class.
    Howard Korn’87

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